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MLB Catcher Kneels During Anthem After Trump’s NFL Comments

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017


Oakland Athletics’ catcher Bruce Maxwell on Saturday took a knee during the playing of the national anthem, marking the first time a Major League Baseball player has performed such an act.

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Kaepernick’s Mom Fires Back at Trump, Says She’s ‘Proud’

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017


The mother of the NFL player who chooses to kneel during the national anthem has spoken out about President Donald Trump’s comments, made at a rally in Alabama Friday night, where he said NFL owners should fire…

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Jeter Fires Marlins Executives Conine and McKeon

Friday, September 22nd, 2017


Derek Jeter has fired Marlins executives Jeff Conine, Jack McKeon, Andre Dawson and Tony Perez

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Marlins’ Stanton Remains on Pace for 60 Home Runs

Friday, September 22nd, 2017


With ten games left in the season, Giancarlo Stanton is still on pace for 60 home runs

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Dolphins Game Preview: Week Three vs. Jets

Friday, September 22nd, 2017


The Dolphins will take on the 0-2 Jets at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey on Sunday

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French to Skip 2018 Olympics If N. Korea Tensions Continue

Friday, September 22nd, 2017


France has become the first nation participating in the 2018 Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, to express doubts about going, given the ongoing tensions with North Korea, Reuters reported.If…

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NBC 6 Weekend Football Preview: Finally, a Full Game Slate!

Friday, September 22nd, 2017


If you’re a fan of the Miami Hurricanes or Florida State Seminoles, you might be a little rusty with this season considering both teams haven’t played since September 2nd while Miami Dolphins head into…

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Brain Study Results on Aaron Hernandez to be Released

Thursday, September 21st, 2017


Aaron Hernandez’s defense team will release the results of a brain study conducted on the deceased former New England Patriots star on Thursday afternoon.Soon after his prison suicide in April, Hernandez’s…

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Dolphins’ Parkey Named AFC Special Teams Player of the Week

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017


Dolphins kicker Cody Parkey was honored for his game-winning field goal on Wednesday

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Heat Exercise Fourth-Year Option on Justise Winslow

Tuesday, September 19th, 2017


The Heat picked up their fourth-year team option on Justise Winslow on Tuesday

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NFL Expects Court Decision on Injunction Allowing Ezekiel Elliott to Play

Monday, September 18th, 2017


The NFL has filed a reply brief with an appeals court Monday while awaiting a decision on whether an injunction allowing Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott to play during his legal battle with…

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Dolphins Hold On to Spoil Chargers’ LA Debut

Sunday, September 17th, 2017


The Dolphins beat the LA Chargers Sunday with a 19-17 victory

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NBC 6 Weekend Football Preview: Dolphins Return to Action

Friday, September 15th, 2017


Last weekend, both college football and NFL teams in the state either cancelled or postponed games with Irma on the move.

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Dolphins Game Preview: Week Two vs. Chargers

Friday, September 15th, 2017


The Dolphins will begin their season on Sunday against the Chargers in Los Angeles

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‘Racism Is as American as Baseball’ Banner Unfurled at Red Sox Game

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017


A banner was quickly confiscated during Wednesday night’s Red Sox game against the Oakland A’s at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.Four fans seated above the Green Monster dropped down a sign during…

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Richardson Agrees to Extension With Heat: Report

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017


The Heat and Josh Richardson have reportedly agreed on a four-year contract extension

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Marlins’ Series With Brewers Moved to Milwaukee

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017


Hurricane Irma has forced the relocation of Miami’s next series to Miller Park in Milwaukee

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LA Officially Named as Host of 2028 Olympics

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017


The International Olympic Committee has officially named Los Angeles the host city for the 2028 Olympic Games.

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2017 Dolphins Season Preview

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017


The Dolphins will try to return to the playoffs while playing a schedule that includes 16 straight weeks of games

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LA Getting Official OK to Host 2028 Olympics

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017


The International Olympic Committee is expected to announce Wednesday in Peru that Los Angeles will host the 2028 Summer Olympics and Paralympics.The announcement follows months of California authorities…

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Charles Oakley Sues Knicks Owner Over MSG Fracas

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017


Former Knicks star Charles Oakley has sued the team’s owner James Dolan and Madison Square Garden for libel and slander over a much-publicized dispute at the New York City arena earlier this year.The…

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Marlins Release 2018 Regular Season Schedule

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017


The Marlins released their schedule for the 2018 regular season on Tuesday

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The ‘Coffee Master’ of South Korea

Monday, September 11th, 2017


Gangneung, South Korea, will host the ice events for the Winter Olympics, but it’s known for something much warmer: coffee. There is now a huge cafe culture in the city thanks in part to Park L Choo, who…

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How to Watch SNF: Giants vs. Cowboys

Sunday, September 10th, 2017


As Hurricane Irma continues to pummel Florida, NBC 6 will stay in continuous coverage of the storm, making sure that everyone in South Florida stays informed and prepared to weather this monster storm.But…

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Select NBC Sports Coverage Moved to COZI TV Due to Irma

Saturday, September 9th, 2017


Due to NBC 6’s continuing coverage of Hurricane Irma and its impending impact on Florida, select NBC Sports programing will be seen on our sister channel, CoziTV.[[442754363, C]]Fans can watch…

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Top Images From the 2017-2018 NFL Season

Thursday, September 7th, 2017


Check out some of the best images from the 2016-2017 NFL season.

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NFL Postpones Dolphins-Buccaneers Game With Irma on the Way

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017


The NFL has postponed the Week 1 matchup between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Miami Dolphins because of concerns that Hurricane Irma may hit Miami. The game has been rescheduled to Nov. 19.

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Dolphins-Bucs Game Moved by Irma to be Played November 19th

Wednesday, September 6th, 2017


One day after it was announced that the home opener for the Miami Dolphins scheduled for this Sunday would not be played due to the threat of Hurricane Irma, the NFL announced a new date for the game.

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Marlins Cling to Slim Playoff Hopes, Begin Series With Nats

Monday, September 4th, 2017


The Marlins are barely alive in the playoff race and now will take on the first-place Nationals

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Tom Brady Grants Birthday Wish to 105-Year-Old Patriots Fan

Monday, September 4th, 2017


A 105-year-old Boston woman received a special early birthday message from her favorite New England Patriots player, quarterback Tom Brady.Elinor Downs, a soon-to-be-106-year-old resident at Springhouse Senior…

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